You child’s needs are unique, so you shouldn’t settle for a one-size-fits-all-approach to learning! Look no further than Sylvan Learning Centers in Rapid City for the tailored learning experience your child needs to take his or her success to the next level.


At Sylvan, we go above and beyond personal tutoring. With programming ranging from math skill practice and college prep to leading-edge STEM (science, technology, engineering and math) courses, we help ensure kids are achieving success and having fun at the same time! With proven results, we know just what it takes to boost scores and confidence.

Our Rapid City programs include:

Personal Tutoring

At Sylvan, we understand how to get great results. Sylvan students generally achieve up to two to three times greater growth in their math and reading scores than their peers. How do we achieve this? Through an effective combination of tailored teaching and hands-on technology, we deliver a learning experience that’s as unique as your child.

At Sylvan, we want to ensure your child is learning in the way that’s best for him or her, which is why we take the time to understand your child’s needs, challenges and goals and tailor our learning plans accordingly. We want to make certain your child feels engaged and motivated at every stage of the learning process.

Math, Algebra and Beyond

From learning the basics to mastering advanced algebra, Sylvan has a program for every family and budget. We never want learning math to feel frustrating, which is why we use interactive technology and hands-on games and puzzles to keep kids engaged and having fun.

When it comes to the new ways that math is taught in school these days, our teachers know all about that. (Yesss!) Everything we teach at Sylvan is designed to make a greater impact in the classroom and beyond.

STEM Programs

Sylvan is pleased to be the largest provider of STEM classes across North America. You can expect these classes to be highly interactive and creative — and tons of fun, of course!

Sylvan EDGE programs are the perfect way to get your child familiar with essential 21st-century STEM skills that can help equip him or her for success n the classroom and beyond. These fun, creative programs cover areas including science, math, engineering, coding and robotics.

Your child will have plenty of fun learning how to use our kid-friendly software and partnering with peers on cool projects — it’s the perfect way to develop a love for STEM!

College Prep

Nervous about the college admissions process? Our ACT® and SAT® test prep courses and college prep programs can help your teen tackle jitters and say hello to college with confidence.

From college prep writing to test prep and advanced study skills, you can count on Sylvan for the comprehensive programs your son or daughter needs to feel prepared for the challenges of college and the job market. The path to a successful future starts here!

Our Programs Lead to Real Results

If you’re thinking of hiring a tutor for your son or daughter, you want to be sure that what your child learns will make an impact in school. When it comes to personal tutoring in Rapid City, Sylvan offers a full team of expert tutors and proven results, so you can choose us with confidence!

Did you know? Our students typically achieve up to two to three times more growth in their math and reading scores than non-Sylvan students. With knowledgeable and friendly tutors, personalized learning and over 35 years of experience, we can help your child grow and soar.

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